Thursday, January 23, 2014


The Niagara County Sheriff Department has identified the driver killed in the one-vehicle crash on Route 104 in Hartland Tuesday night as Filica Rutherford, 36, of Gasport.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Filicia's family and friends.

Filica A. Rutherford, age 36, of Gasport, entered into rest on Tuesday, January 21, 2014. Born January 28, 1977 in Newfane, Filica is the daughter of Pearl (Hillman) Morris and Paul Rutherford.

She worked at Gordie Harper's Bazaar in Newfane as a server. Filica enjoyed spending time with her children and granddaughter, Avah. She also enjoyed concerts, going on wine tours and loved to give gifts to her friends. She had lived in Gasport for the past 22 years, previously of Barker.

Dearest mother of: Nelson, Cori and Dylan. Loving grandmother of: Avah. Companion of: Jeff Hubert. Dear daughter of Pearl (Don) Morris of Gasport and Paul Rutherford of Barker. Sister to: Tina Schaner, Paul Rutherford Jr., Wanita Rutherford and Lisa Rutherford. Filica is also survived by several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are invited to attend visitation at the Sherrie-Bream Funeral Home, 4521 Main Street, Gasport, NY on Friday, January 24, 2014 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 11:00 from the funeral home with Pastor Roy Harriger. Interment will be in Hartland Central Cemetery, Gasport, NY.

Please sign guest register at and leave a condolence for the family.